Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 27 July 2017

Apologies for the brief hiatus in RSP opportunities digests. Please see below for details of a symposium, 4 conferences and 5 jobs in the study of religion. Enjoy!


‘Pentecostal and Charismatic Christianities in Australia.’

Western Sydney University, Australia. Registration free.

11–12 August 2017

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Contemporary Religion in Historical Perspective: Publics and Performance

The Open University, Milton Keynes, UK

19–21 February 2018.

Deadline for abstracts: 30 October 2017

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XVII Latin American Congress of Religion and Ethnicity, “Religious mobility and conflict, cultural patrimony and tourism”

Toro (Zamora) Spain

9–13 July 2018.

Deadline for abstracts: 15 March 2018

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Muslims in Britain Research Network: Muslim art, heritage and culture in Britain

City of Birmingham, UK

14 September 2017

Deadline for abstracts: 31 July 2017

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Emergent Religious Pluralism(s)

16–17 April 2018

The Woolf Institute, Cambridge, UK

Deadline for abstracts: 15 August 2017

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Assistant Professorship (Contemporary Islam)

University of Groningen, Netherlands

Deadline: 27 August 2017

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Full Professorship (Study of Religion)

Aarhus University, Denmark

Deadline: 2 August 2017

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IRH Research Fellowships

University of Wisconsin – Madison, USA

Applications due 2 November 2017. Notification of awards will be in March.

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Research Associate in British Muslim Studies

Cardiff School of History, Archaeology and Religion, UK

Closing date: Monday, 21 August 2017

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PhD Scholarship

Department for Cultural and Religious Studies of South Asia, South Asia Institute in Heidelberg, Germany

Closing date: 31 July 2017

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